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Thomas Edison Quotes (with commentary)

From Brainy Quotes: The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. (Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results is not fanaticism, it’s quantum mechanics.) Many of life’s failures are … Continue reading

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Edison and His Inventions (an 1894 book review)

While prowling in the local Half Price Books, I came across this book. This is not a reproduction of an 1894 book, it is an original, and it only cost me $25. I feel pleased. Here’s the title page, which … Continue reading

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In Defense of Thomas Edison

Hey, it’s Edison’s birthday and Google’s doodle today is about Edison. And the Tesla Cult is angry about it. When I was growing up, Thomas Edison was regarded as a hero. His reputation has been tarnished in recent years by … Continue reading

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